The Army Dragon Warriors

    Philippine Army Dragon Boat Team is the official representative of the Philippine Army for the Dragon Boat Sports Club. It was first established in the year 1998 which was initially comprised of only 5 members who already are in the Philippine National Dragon Boat Team prior to their enlistment in the army. At present, the team is comprised of 43 regular soldier-athletes comprising of 31 Men and 12 Women. The team is under the Special Service Center of Headquarters and Headquarters Support Group, PA.

    In 2010, the Army Dragon Warriors had the taste of their first championship when they competed at MBC Summer Sea Sports Festival at Baywalk, Manila. Is was followed by the 1st CAMSUR International Dragon Boat Festival held at Camarines Sur, Philippines from 15-17 October of the same year in which they bagged the Gold Medal.

    The Army Dragon Warriors smoothly paved its way to top on the local competitions. Their competence, confidence and passion on facing moving waters make them unbeatable on the domestic races. With this, our proud dragon boat team continuously sailed its way to international competitions.

    Last 2014, the Philippine Army team competed at the 9th IBF Club Crew World Championship in Ravenna, Italy. The team bagged the Champion spot and set a new World Record for two (2) events. On 2015 the team again competed at Japan International Dragon Boat Championship in Osaka, Japan, wherein they competed the Men’s 250-Meter race and finished first out of 17 teams.

    Moreover, the Philippine Army Dragon Warriors competed on the countries like China, Malaysia, and Indonesia. On the latest, they win the 5th Minister of Oceans and Fishers’ Cup ARA Waterway International Dragon Boat Festival at Incheon, South Korea last 4-8 October 2018. The Headquarters and Headquarters Support Group, PA is proud to have a world-class Dragon Boat Team that continuously  brings pride not just to the unit but to the Philippine army as a whole.

     

     

     

     

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